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The major Colombian cities have important convention centers and hotel infrastructure with high quality standards, further including domestic and foreign chains of great prestige and tradition, for conducting business events. Some international events to be held next year are:
INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR – BOGOTA
The book fair is one of the most important in Latin America, where every year, writers, books and readers become the protagonists of the cultural scene of the country.
OIL & GAS & CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION – CARTAGENA
Bringing together leading figures from the Colombian government with key stakeholders, operators and senior executives from across the hydrocarbons value chain.
INTERNATIONAL AVIATION FAIR – MEDELLIN
Air Colombia is a reference fair in the sector that will have an increased presence of professional visitors and of military delegations, increasing the number of companies and countries involved, business agenda, including aerospace component and specialized conferences.
EXPOESPECIALES CAFÉ DE COLOMBIA – BOGOTA
ExpoEspeciales Café de Colombia is an event that will integrate the entire value chain of coffee and will provide a scenario to expose and publicize the trends and innovations in the coffee market nationally and internationally.
CALI EXPOSHOW – CALI
It is the most important event of beauty, health and fashion in Colombia. Some of the international designers that have presented their latest collections are: Alberta Ferretti, Jean Paul Gaultier, Moschino, Oscar de la Renta and Roberto Cavalli.
FAIRS, FESTIVITIES, FESTIVALS AND EVENTS TO ENJOY EACH YEAR IN COLOMBIA
Colombians are very happy people. Regardless of the circumstances we always find reasons to celebrate and keep alive our traditions inherited from Native Americans, Spanish and African. Some of the most representative are:
One of the most important holidays in the south, during which take the streets giant figures representing the racial diversity of the region. It is Intangible Heritage of Humanity, according to UNESCO.
Distinguished by UNESCO as a Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity, it is the largest carnival in the world in size, after the Rio Carnival. It is held in the second week of February for four days.
The flagship Festival of the memory and culture of this Colombian rhythm.
It is a great tribute to Colombian Andean rhythms, such as bambuco and sanjuanero during which the Bambuco Beauty Pageant is held, crowning the representative that best interprets the choreography of this dance.
Hundreds of “silleteros” parade through the streets with the finest floral arrangements and magnificent horses.
It brings together the best of salsa repertoire, including parades and bullfights at the World Capital of Salsa.
IN 2015 WE INVITE YOU TO ENJOY OUR WONDERFUL HAPPY AND CULTURAL HERITAGE
Días festivos en Colombia 2015
1 de Enero
12 de Enero
Día de los Reyes Magos
23 de Marzo
Día de San José
2 de Abril
3 de Abril
5 de Abril
Domingo de Pascua
1 de Mayo
Día del Trabajo
18 de Mayo
La Ascensión del Señor (Jueves de Ascensión)
8 de Junio
15 de Junio
El Sagrado Corazón de Jesús
29 de Junio
San Pedro y San Pablo
20 de Julio
Grito de Independencia
7 de Agosto
Batalla de Boyacá
17 de Agosto
Asunción de la Virgen
12 de Octubre
Día de la Raza
23 de Octubre
Madre Laura Montoya
2 de Noviembre
Todos los Santos
16 de Noviembre
Independencia de Cartagena
8 de Diciembre
25 de Diciembre